[extropy-chat] cryonicist living life in reverse

Russell Wallace russell.wallace at gmail.com
Sun Mar 11 08:44:55 UTC 2007

On 3/11/07, Lee Corbin <lcorbin at rawbw.com> wrote:
> Of course, at least to outward observers.  You would report what ever you
> report.
> It does not *necessarily* follow that you experience anything. Recall the
> horrible
> GLUT (Giant Lookup Table) which performs no computations but reports vived
> experiences.

But the GLUT is not lying; it is, after all, nothing less than a multiverse
with a population of 2^N people (N being the relevant number of bits, itself
a large number by everyday standards); when you ask it for output, you are
effectively using a time machine to travel forwards and sideways in time to
the relevant part of that multiverse and select one member of its population
to ask; the person thus consulted truthfully reports a subjective
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